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The outside awning of Mission Chinese restaurant

What is the Secret of Mission Chinese?

The Mission is no stranger to tremendous viral success when it comes to restaurants, bars and locally owned retail businesses, but what are their secrets? If a respected chef publicly tweets that a dish at Bar Tartine is “sick,” this is often all a tuned-in diner needs to move that restaurant to the top of their list. The restaurant industry’s seal of...

Dress Code–A Muse on Shoes

Alexander McQueen armadillo show pieces—the worst thing to happen to fashion since blue lipstick.  I’m all about art, to me fashion is art.  But some things are just down right weird.  And those shoes are.  I’m most concerned that if enough celebrities jump on this crazy shoe style, designers will begin to jump on the bandwagon and start producing all...